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Title
Beach at Santa Monica Cal. with Long Wharf in the distance
Creator
Park Photo
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1900
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Image of the North Beach Bath House, boardwalk and camera obscura on the beach in Santa Monica, California, with the Long Wharf in the distance. A sign on the bath house reads "Pool Room, Bowling Alley, Shooting Gallery."
This is a copy negative (a photograph of another photograph). "1627 Beach at Santa Monica Cal. with Long Wharf in the distance" is on item. Title transcribed from note on item; date devised by cataloger based on history of the Camera Obscura, which was built after 1897, and the large boardwalk, which is not yet built in similar photographs from the late 1890s.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : film negative ; sheet 10 x 12.5 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
490062
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/16744
Subject
North Beach Bath House (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Bathhouses
Beaches
Boardwalks
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Santa Monica (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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